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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69639
Last updated: 23 September 2021
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Date:18-FEB-2003
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F18H model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C Hornet
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 163748
MSN: 822/C107
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Western Pacific Ocean -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)
Destination airport:USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)
Narrative:
The plane ditched under unknown circumstances into the Western Pacific Ocean. The pilot ejected safely.

Sources:

Scramble 288
https://www.globalsecurity.org/military/systems/aircraft/f-18-losses.htm
AFM JUL 2003


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Nov-2018 13:50 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Dec-2020 20:35 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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